Acalculous Cholecystitis caused by Histoplasma capsulatum in a severely immunosuppressed HIV-infected patient.

Departamento de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Nacional Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.
The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries (Impact Factor: 1.27). 03/2011; 5(3):235-8. DOI: 10.3855/jidc.1547
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ABSTRACT Billiary tract involvement in the course of disseminated histoplasmosis has been rarely reported. Here we present a severely immunosuppressed HIV-infected patient who presented with symptomatic acalculous cholecystitis caused by Histoplasma capsulatum.

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